September 5, 2022
Most City of Durham Offices Closed for Labor Day
Monday, September 5, 2022
The City of Durham will observe Labor Day on Monday, September 5. Most City offices, including City Hall and all non-emergency City operations, will be closed to the public. Emergency services may be reached by calling 911. Non-emergency concerns may be directed to (919) 560-4600.
Garbage, Recycling, and Yard Waste Collections
The Solid Waste Management Department will be closed on Monday, September 5.
City Council Meeting
The City Council meeting is re-scheduled for Tuesday, September 6 beginning at 7 p.m. This regular business meeting will be livestreamed on City’s website; on the City's YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter pages; and on Roku, Apple TV, and Amazon Fire TV through the free Boxcast app. This meeting will also be televised live on Durham Television Network (Spectrum channel 8, Frontier channel 70, and AT&T U-verse channel 99). For details on how to participate virtually or in person, visit the City Council’s webpage.
Parks and Recreation
Durham Parks and Recreation will close its administrative office and all facilities on Monday, September 5.
- City Lakes will be open under their normal schedules from Friday, September 2 through Monday, September 5.
- Hillside Pool and Sprayground will be open from Saturday, September 3 through Monday, September 5 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
The Park Durham Customer Service Center will be closed on Monday, September 5. On City-designated holidays, downtown parking is free in on-street parking spaces, City-owned parking garages, and City-owned surface parking lots.
GoDurham will provide Sunday-level service on Monday, September 5 from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. For the most up-to-date information about GoDurham services, including detours and holiday reminders, call (919) 485-RIDE (7433), download TransLoc Rider, or follow on Twitter.
Durham One Call Service Requests
Durham One Call will be closed on Monday, September 5. Residents may submit a service request in the following ways, and Durham One Call will forward all requests for City services to the appropriate department on the next business day:
- Make an online service request
- Use the free Durham One Call smartphone app available in the Apple and Google Play stores
- Send a text message to (919) 813-6315
- Leave a voicemail message at (919) 560-1200
Water and Sewer Emergencies
Water main break and sewer overflow calls for service placed after-hours, weekends or on City-recognized holidays should be directed to the Water Management Department’s after-hours emergency phone number at (919) 560-4344, which will dispatch on-call crews.
Click or call 919-560-1200